Leadership of the Sixth Form is of high quality. The Head of Sixth Form and his colleagues care deeply for their students, both academically and pastorally. – Ofsted
Sixth Formers have a high profile around school and provide excellent role models for younger students. Their positive attitude to learning and mature behaviour set the tone for the rest of the school. – Ofsted
Students who join the Sixth Form from elsewhere comment on how welcome they feel and how quickly they settle in and begin to make good progress. – Ofsted
ccrington Academy stages School of Rock for its latest spectacular!
A group of Accrington Academy’s Sixth Form students took a bite out of the Big Apple when they visited New York as part of a Business Studies trip.
Accrington Academy has been named Secondary School of the Year at the 2018 Hyndburn Community Sports Awards.
ccrington Academy’s Sixth Form students went ‘Bear Grylls’ when they took part in an exciting outward bound residential in Wales last week.
Students take to the kitchen to help raise funds for charity
Sixth Form students become Accrington Academy’s first to achieve their DoE Gold Award
Last week Steve and Janine from Rock FM's breakfast show visited the Academy and took part in various challenges. Anybody who listens to their show in the morning maybe familiar with Alphabetty Forgetty.... Thursday, Check if Steve and Janine have two left...
On Friday Year 12 went to Manchester for an Induction Trip. After being sorted into groups, we began our journey to Manchester on our given coaches. Once we arrived we were given a card labelled 'clues' along with a map of the city centre. The aim was to complete...
A group of sixth form students braved the elements to become the school's first pupils to complete their Duke of Edinburgh gold award. Seven students from Accrington Academy spent four days navigating their way round the Peak District, facing rain and poor visibility...
We were lucky enough to secure slots at the Hebden Bridge Arts Festival for our performers to showcase their talents and embrace the challenges of street performing…